Prof. İlhan İLKILIÇ

Chair of the Department of History of Medicine and Ethics , İstanbul University

İlhan İlkılıç completed his MD in 1990 from Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty of İstanbul University. He studied philosophy, Islamic sciences and Oriental philology at the Ruhr-University Bochum and the Tubingen University, Germany. He did his philosophical doctoral thesis at the Ruhr University Bochum and the Tubingen University. He was lecturer at the Institute for History, Philosophy and Ethics of Medicine at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz Medical Center (2005-2012). He is the first Turkish member of German Ethics Council since 2008. He was director of Institute for Health Sciences of the Istanbul University (2016-2019) and he is currently professor and chair of the Department of History of Medicine and Ethics at the Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine.